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Upcoming Legislative Hearings of Interest March 24-April 22

March 20, 2015
The League’s lobbying team continues to review the flood of bills introduced before the Feb. 27 deadline, determining which of them may be of significant interest to cities.
 
As the Legislature begins to assign legislation to policy committees, it is also holding a number of oversight and informational hearings on policy areas of interest to cities. In the coming weeks, the League will issue its first Priority Bills list.
 
Here are a number of upcoming hearings of interest:    
 
March 24
  • Assembly Budget Subcommittee No. 4 on State Administration, State Capitol, Room 447, 1:30 p.m.
    • Hearing will cover a number of items including the Public Employees’ Retirement System 
March 25
  • Assembly Budget Subcommittee No. 3 on Resources and Transportation, State Capitol, Room 447, 9 a.m.
    • Hearing will cover a number of items including Department of Transportation, High-Speed Rail Authority and the California Transportation Commission
  • Assembly Budget Subcommittee No. 5 on Public Safety, State Capitol, Room 437, 1:30 p.m.
    • Hearing will cover 2014 Drought Funding
  • Joint Hearing, Senate Elections and Constitutional Amendments and Assembly Elections and Redistricting, State Capitol, Room 3191, 1:30 p.m.
    • Oversight Hearing: Statewide Voter Turnout 
March 26
  • Senate Budget and Fiscal Review Subcommittee No. 2 on Resources, Environmental Protection, Energy and Transportation, State Capitol, Room 112, 9:30 a.m.
    • Oversight Hearing: Cap-and-Trade including the Strategic Growth Council and Oversight on High-Speed Rail Authority
  • Senate Budget and Fiscal Review Subcommittee No. 5 on Corrections, Public Safety and the Judiciary, State Capitol, Room 113, 9:30 a.m.
    • Hearing will cover Oversight on Proposition 47
  • Senate Budget and Fiscal Review Subcommittee No. 4 on State Administration and General Government, Room 2040, 9:30 a.m.
    • Hearing will cover State Finance, including Oversight on the Debt and Financial Management Overview, the State Treasurer, California Alternative Energy and Advanced Transportation Financing Authority, the Department of Finance, Oversight on Tax Compliance Programs and more 
April 7
  • Assembly Budget Subcommittee No. 4 on State Administration, State Capitol, Room 447, 1:30 p.m.
    • Hearing will cover Department of Housing and Community Development and Commission on State Mandates 
April 8
  • Assembly Budget Subcommittee No. 3 on Resources and Transportation, State Capitol, Room 126, 9:30 a.m.
    • Hearing will cover Climate Change 
April 9
  • Senate Budget and Fiscal Review Subcommittee No. 4 on State Administration and General Government, Room 2040, 9:30 a.m.
    • Hearing will cover items related to Local Government and Economic Development, including Redevelopment Agencies Dissolution Status and Issues, the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development and the Commission on State Mandates
  • Senate Budget and Fiscal Review Subcommittee No. 5 on Corrections, Public Safety and the Judiciary, State Capitol, Room 113, 9:30 a.m.
    • Hearing will cover Public Employees’ Retirement System 
April 14
  • Assembly Budget Subcommittee No. 4 on State Administration, State Capitol, Room 447, 1:30 p.m.
    • Hearing will cover the State Controller’s Office and Secretary of State 
April 15
  • Assembly Budget Subcommittee No. 3 on Resources and Transportation, State Capitol, Room 447, 9 a.m.
    • Hearing will cover items related to the Air Resources Board, California Coastal Commission and the Office of Planning and Research
  • Senate Environmental Quality Committee, State Capitol, Room 3191, 9:30 a.m.
    • Hearing will cover Overview of the California Environmental Quality Act: record of proceedings 
April 16
  • Senate Budget and Fiscal Review Subcommittee No. 2 on Resources, Environmental Protection, Energy and Transportation, State Capitol, Room 112, 9:30 a.m.
    • Hearing will cover the LAO’s Overview of the Transportation Budget, the California Transportation Commission and the Department of Transportation
  • Senate Budget and Fiscal Review Subcommittee No. 4 on State Administration and General Government, Room 2040, 9:30 a.m.
    • Hearing will cover a number of items related to the State Controller and a Financial Information System for California 
April 22
  • Assembly Budget Subcommittee No.5 on Public Safety, State Capitol, Room 437, 1:30 p.m.
    • Hearing will cover the Prop. 47 workload


 
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